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Georgia Log Cabin's Most Recent Newsletter

Georgia Log Cabin Republicans
LIBERTY FOR Y'ALL
April 26th, 2017
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CONTENTS
* Web Site News
* Headlines
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WEB SITE NEWS

>> Top News

Share these top 5 news stories from the past week:

1. Liberals hate conservative gays
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/856934488001060864
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/1478725442158369

2. There's no such thing as hate speech
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/856133086140014592
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/1476346769062903

3. Socialism must never happen again
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/856857868263452672
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/1478447932186120

4. Campuses must stand up for free speech
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/856301845647564800
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/1476839892346924

5. Clinton [D-NY] spied on her own staff
https://twitter.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/status/854745202778546176
https://facebook.com/GeorgiaLogCabin/posts/1472525186111728



>> Headlines updated every day

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HEADLINES

Latest stories at top


>> 4 candidates seek GA GOP chairmanship

4 candidates are vying to become chairman of the Georgia Republican Party.

Full Story:
http://www.bizjournals.com/atlanta/news/2017/04/26/four-candidates-seek-state-gop-chairmanship.html



>> Liberal South Korean candidate doesn't like gays

The leading liberal candidate for South Korea's presidency doesn't like gays and has no intention of recognizing marriage equality.

Full Story:
http://www.straitstimes.com/asia/east-asia/south-koreas-presidential-hopeful-moon-jae-in-under-fire-over-anti-gay-comment



>> WV Supreme Court to decide hate crime case

West Virginia's Supreme Court will decide whether sex encompasses sexual orientation.

Full Story:
http://www.slate.com/articles/news_and_politics/jurisprudence/2017/04/the_west_virginia_supreme_court_debates_anti_gay_hate_crimes_and_sex_discrimination.html



>> Bill would let AL discriminate

Legislation would prohibit Alabama from refusing to work with adoption groups that refuse placements with gays.

Full Story:
http://www.foxnews.com/us/2017/04/25/lawmakers-faith-based-adoption-groups-can-spurn-gay-couples.html



>> Hill [R-GA] to run for governor

A Republican state senator from suburban Atlanta, Georgia is jumping into the race for governor.

Full Story:
http://goldenisles.news/news/state_news/gop-state-senator-hill-announces-run-for-georgia-governor/article_42ab601a-d296-545e-b8b3-554c5e813724.html



>> Liberals hate conservative gays

Gay conservatives are being vilified and neutralized by the liberal agenda.

Full Story:
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/public-enemy-the-gay-conservative/article/2621124



>> Russia ignores torture and killing of gays

Security forces are kidnapping and torturing gay men in Russia's Islamist Chechen region.

Full Story:
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/as-chechnya-tortures-and-kills-gay-men-putin-shrugs/2017/04/24/12f6a9b0-2697-11e7-b503-9d616bd5a305_story.html
https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/editorials/2017/04/22/the-anti-gay-purge-chechnya-must-stopped/dq0WH7QdHklwVppOWgFgVP/story.html
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/04/21/world/europe/chechnya-russia-attacks-gays.html
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-39665711
https://www.yahoo.com/news/facing-death-being-gay-men-flee-russias-chechnya-030317394.html



>> GA GOP win would set new election record

A GOP victory in Georgia would extend the record of 19 consecutive special elections where a party kept control of the open seat.

Full Story:
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/a-gop-win-in-georgia-runoff-would-set-new-election-record/article/2621049



>> Gay, lesbian couples can help TX foster care backlog

Texas officials and child welfare organizations should consider gay and lesbian families as an untapped resource.

Full Story:
http://www.mystatesman.com/news/opinion/two-views-gay-lesbian-couples-are-solution-foster-care-backlog/aMNn7FXAbCf6zMeGtXJ7fL/



>> GA election is wake up call for GOP

Republicans can't take their dominance of Georgia politics for granted.

Full Story:
http://www.myajc.com/news/opinion/opinion-6th-district-race-shows-georgia-gop-needs-updated-blueprint/RWQMcUkwhvDjiXGwAZImMM/
http://canadafreepress.com/article/georgia-gop-screwed-up-the-runoff-in-the-6th



>> Johnson [D-GA] accused of helping Dem with taxpayer resources

US Rep. Johnson [D-GA] is accused of using his taxpayer-funded office for partisan campaign activities.

Full Story:
http://politics.blog.myajc.com/2017/04/24/ethics-group-hank-johnson-improperly-aided-jon-ossoff-with-taxpayer-resources/



>> GA Dems try to change rules mid-game

Georgia doesn't let people vote in a runoff if they had not registered in time for the primary.

Full Story:
http://www.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/suit-claims-georgia-voter-registration-violates-federal-law/5boPRxoDMGhK8wM8ecSyoK/



>> NY Dem's lewd gay slur

The former executive director of the New York Democratic Party referred to the state's Republican chairman with a lewd gay slur.

Full Story:
http://freebeacon.com/politics/ny-dem-attacks-state-gop-chair-lewd-word-play/



>> South Korea accused of targeting gay soldiers

A watchdog group says South Korea's army is hunting down and prosecuting gay servicemen.

Full Story:
http://www.seattletimes.com/nation-world/after-sex-video-south-korea-cracks-down-on-gay-soldiers/



>> NV bill against anti-gay quackery

A Nevada bill would ban mental health professionals from conducting anti-gay conversion therapy on minors.

Full Story:
https://www.reviewjournal.com/news/2017-legislature/republican-lawmakers-want-clarification-to-nevada-conversion-therapy-bill/



>> Handel's [R-GA] complex history with Log Cabin

Handel [R-GA] sought gay support and became a member of the Log Cabin, but then used gay rights as a wedge issue when attacked.

Full Story:
http://www.projectq.us/atlanta/ossoff_handel_runoff_highlights_big_divide_on_LGBT_issues
http://www.ajc.com/news/state--regional-govt--politics/who-karen-handel/0S1kM1dYAtnRy4kaFJhDLN/
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2017/apr/20/karen-handel-beats-jon-ossoff-in-georgia-districts/



>> Dems' expensive flop in GA

A novice Democrat went up against a split field of 11 Republicans and still couldn't win.

Full Story:
http://www.investors.com/politics/editorials/resist-trump-is-an-expensive-flop-in-georgia/
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/how-democrats-overplayed-their-hand-with-jon-ossoff-in-georgias-special-congressional-election/article/2620631
http://freebeacon.com/politics/nyt-reporter-democrats-flooding-my-inbox-calling-ossoff-terrible-candidate/
https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2017/04/19/politics/jon-ossoff-karen-handel-georgia/index.html
https://amp.cnn.com/cnn/2017/04/21/politics/kfile-jon-ossoff-2012-election/
http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/the-medias-eager-push-for-ossoff/article/2620928



>> Iran arrests gays

Iran arrested more than 30 men who are believed to be gay.

Full Story:
http://www.jpost.com/Middle-East/Shots-fired-as-Iran-arrests-over-30-gay-men-in-violent-raid-488419
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